1. xnor

    Headphones sensitivity, impedance, required V/I/P, amplifier gain

    The following table is based on measurements, not manufacturer specs.   Target SPL is 110 dB SPL. The source is assumed to output 2 V. The amp is assumed to be a voltage source (0 ohm output impedance). Voltage, current, power are RMS figures.   What do the columns mean? S@1V is the...
  2. Tuvwum

    Something different to the q701's

    Hi. I purchased the q701's in conjuntion with the m-stage a couple of months ago to replace my m558/fiio e7 combo, loving them so far.   What I'm after now is a cheaper set of fullsized cans. Say around the $150 mark, closed back, somewhat portable, and have an overall different sound to...
  3. Arcaneex

    Need help finding the perfect one.

    No, ain't a dating thread. Anyway, I love music. I cannot do something without it. I had tons of in ear headphones,was alright but looking for more. Anywho, I'm listening to mainly electronic genres like Dubstep, Psytrance, Hardstyle and so on, I like bass I must say. In looking for over ear...
  4. furryhead

    New to high end headphones...

    Hi there! Here just recently, a friend of mine got a pair of Beats headphones, and let me listen to them - and they sounded amazing, compared to the $5-$10 earbuds I usually wear... So this kicked a fire under my keester, I want to get a better sounding headphone. But I don't want a cheap piece...
  5. Ch1Kn

    300$ headphone advice

    Please read entire post... I mainly listen to edm and rock. I currently have the shure 750dj looking for a can with more detailed and distinguished bass (better instrument seperation i believe?) Want more detailed the 750dj are a bit muddy all accross the spectrum imo (but this is what...
  6. Pumba

    Shure Srh750dj Headphones

    Hello guys, first time posting in this forum, been lurking for a bit of time and you seem to know about all this audio stuff. So here's my problem - I recently bought those srh750, and I think they don't sound as they should, I read a lot of reviews on them. I don't know your "audio language"...
  7. steve6

    Spider PowerForce Headphone Appreciation

    Reviewed by Steve6   April 27, 2012   Pros: Bold and clear; excellent marriage of deep bass and detail   Cons: None, particularly at this price point *****   Trying out a fresh piece of audio gear might not be quite as thrilling as getting into a new car for the first time, but...
  8. edyo

    Help!! Need to choose BEST headphone under 200$ from a list!!

    Hello I have somewhere around 200$ to spend on very good headphones. I am a basshead, so bass is really important for me. But I also listen to almost all types of music-Rap, Hip Hop,quiet songs,electronic,Pop, dubstep,Rock and etc... I need them to be portable for listening to music at...
  9. izver

    Need input choosing headphones. (Sorry for spamming, but I really need help)

    First of all, I'd like to say hi to this forum. I've spent quite some time reading it now, and I've come to the point where I think I do need to post. And to be sure, I did read the announcement saying I should try and refrain from posting these kinds of threats, but I am afraid I am at an...
  10. deviot

    Swap or not? Currently have SRH440

      Hi Guys,   Been browsing for a while and finally took the plunge on getting some better headphones from my old/cheap and now dog eaten AGK K321 iem's. I picked closed headphones over another iem for comfort and closed design for use at work (a must!). I researched what good closed...
  11. MaxR

    Headphones for 300$ DT990/ M-100 or maybe something else

    Hi,   I wan't to buy a new pair of headphones my budget is about 300$. I listen to rock, electronic, rap, pop, r&b  and also jazz some times. The headphones also will be used for a lot of gaming and also for movies. I owned AD700, srh750dj and M-80. The AD700 are too bass shy for me. The...
  12. shimigg

    Different headphones or amp

    Hey all, Got the shure 750dj and wanted smaller ones so i got the ath-ckx915 sonic feul, but the sound is insufficient , so i wondered if i should buy diff headphones (like shure se215) or keep the ath ones and get an amp, if so, what portable amp? (mainly listening from iPhone5).
  13. DarkStarr

    What headphones would you recommend?

    I'm looking for a pair of headphones, preferably right around $100 for recording. They probably would need to be a little bass heavy (they are not for me). Preferably closed back headphones.
  14. Gbemiro

    Thinking about getting the Fiio E07K

    I have Shure SRH750DJ headphones. I am thinking about getting an amp to use with it and have a few questions.   1) Is an amp worth it for these headphones? They have a pretty low impedance, but I have heard that they still benefit.   2) Including Fiio amps, what is the best headphone amp...
  15. AdamITR

    Audio Technica ATH-M50 vs. Shure SRH750DJ vs. Onkyo ES-FC300

    Audio Technica ATH-M50 vs. Shure SRH750DJ vs. Onkyo ES-FC300    Looking at the above headphones.  I will be using an Bellari HA-540 Tube Headphone Amp, and a Firestone Dac, Mac Mini.  I listen to music like Adele, Beatles, Maroon 5, Jackson Browne, etc.  Any recommendations?    Thanks!
  16. ArjunCheema

    A little help needed choosing Over-Ear headphones.

    Hey there! I just recently started to look for new headphones, but I'm having a bit of trouble. The thing is, I want headphones like my Shure SRH750DJ's but a pair of cans that are more comfortable, and have a bit more bass. I do realize that the 750's already pump out good bass, but I enjoy...
  17. devilmonk

    Best Headphones under $100 Without an Amp?

    After looking at this list   And like 3 weeks+ of other research, I just honestly can't decide anymore.   I listen to mainly soft rock, rock, and pop. +some gaming and watching movies...
  18. Rodawg

    Help me decide!! HipHop/RAP BASS LOVER!!

    Hey Guys, Im fairly new to these forums so i hope I'm posting in the right place, I listen to rap/hip-hop and alot of other genres but i really love the bass so help me out! As of the past three days i have literally spent hours on end on these forums researching ALOT about headphones with the...
  19. -xX-Mew-Xx-

    Shure SRH750DJ - REVIEW

    Today i'll be reviewing the Shure SRH750DJ headphones :) I got them for 80 used at a local guitar shop. I am using a Sony receiver and a Sony Walkman NWZ - Series. All FLACs and high quality MP3s.  So lets get started.   Build, Comfort and style: The overall build of these cans are...
  20. arconreef

    suggestions for budget closed/sealed headphones with metal music in mind

    Hi, I've been looking around for a pair of budget headphones with a max price of about ~$150. I will be using them in noisy places, so they must have a closed/sealed design and have passive sound isolation. They need to be reasonably sturdy, and not prone to breaking under moderate stress, since...
  21. S3VBR0

    First time purchasing nice headphones- Help

    Hey guys, I'm looking for a nice pair of headphones that: 1. Have nice sound quality (not an audiophile but I have a good ear) 2. Look somewhat stylish (I'm going to be wearing these out and about, and around campus) 3. Cost ~$100 4. Sounds good with indie, alternative, and electronic...
  22. MaverickPL

    Where to buy replacement cable to Shure srh750DJ

    Hello,   I love my new shure srh750DJ but what I don't like is the cable - a little too long and heavy to carry it on the street. I would like to buy some very good quality replacement cable to my shures: ~1m length, jack 3,5 mm - jack 2,5mm. Could you suggest me some place where I could...
  23. Jnf209

    Shure SRH750dj Vs. Denon DNHP700

    Im trying to decide which one to buy, main applications will me music, monitoring, and gaming. Would like for someone that owns both of then to compare their sound quality for gaming, Durability, and Comfort. Would appreciate any advice. 
  24. Tablo

    SRH750DJ trade with Polk Audio SurroundBar 50 -- worth it?

    Someone on Kijiji just offered me to trade these brand new headphones with used SurroundBar 50.   But it looks like the model has been discontinued, and out of stock everywhere except Amazon. Would...
  25. henrylee

    srh750dj broke :( ,what should i do?

    Just pulled my shures out of a pile of books and the bit that connects headband to earphone bit broke ,plastic bit flew away ...   What should i do now that one side of the phones is dangling ? Ask shure if they can repair ? or are there any repair shops in hong kong who will fix these kind...